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The Grateful Dead Live at Fillmore East on 1971-04-29




Set 1

Truckin', Bertha, It Hurts Me Too, Cumberland Blues-> Me & My Uncle, Bird Song, Playin' In The Band, Loser, Dark Hollow, Hard To Handle, Ripple, Me And Bobby McGee, Casey Jones

Set 2

Morning Dew, Minglewood Blues, Sugar Magnolia, Black Peter, Beat It On Down The Line, Second That Emotion, Alligator-> Drums-> Alligator-> Goin' Down The Road Feelin' Bad-> Cold Rain & Snow, China Cat Sunflower-> I Know You Rider, Greatest Story Ever Told-> Johnny B. Goode, E: Uncle John's Band, E: Midnight Hour*-> We Bid You Good Night*

Other Artist(s): NRPS. This date is featured on Ladies and Gentlemen... The Grateful Dead.


Collection GratefulDead
Band/Artist Grateful Dead
Venue Fillmore East
Location New York, NY

Source SBD -> 16 Track Master Reel -> Dat (44.1k)
Lineage Dat (Sony R500) -> Tascam SS-R05 -> Samplitude Professional v11.2 -> FLAC
Transferred by Charlie Miller

Notes

Notes:
-- Set 2 is seamless

Reviews

Reviewer: bobv - - April 30, 2015
Subject: 1971-04-29
My 4th Dead show.
I was hangin' with my best friend, we were out surfing in Seaside Park, NJ and an older surfing buddy of ours came down to the beach and asked us if we wanted to go to NYC to see the last Dead show at The Fillmore East. My friend and I went to our first 2 shows together so we said "Sure!" We drove up to Jersey City to pick up another older friend who had been with us at our first 2 shows. Got into the city, parked, strolled up to the box office, plunked down $4.50 each for standing room only tix and walked in and the New Riders were playing. 30 years later I downloaded the complete show including NRPS and it was 5 cd's! After 30 years that St. Stephen tease gave me goosebumps, and still does to this day! Pig was on fire (as he always was!) Bill Graham was Bill fuckin' Graham! Classic!
Reviewer: Skippy61 - - July 24, 2014
Subject: Dark Hollow
i love just about any show with this tune in it. not sure why but it resonates with me...rest of the show is pretty darn good too...
Reviewer: chris phillips - - May 24, 2014
Subject: jerry w/nuggs
4/28 is tops for this run, particularly Morning Dew.
Reviewer: njpg - - May 15, 2014
Subject: -
Attractive set list, but not the best of the year by any means.
Reviewer: Seamus the Black - - June 14, 2013
Subject: Smokin'... No Jokin'!
Awesome show. Everything sounds GOOD! That is, good in the absolute sense.

It all fits together so tight!
Reviewer: gr8fuldad73 - - May 8, 2013
Subject: fillmore east 71'
This show is on fire.both sets are very well played and everyone is so on.gr8 set lists,easily one of my top 3 for 71'.
Reviewer: Yades - - April 29, 2013
Subject: One of the greats
Worth 5 stars for an epic final performance of Alligator alone. The jam before gdtrfb is some of the best playing they ever did. I like that Pig's organ is actually audible; he is the most under-rated keyboard player they ever had. Great sound, no wonder they released this on CD.
Reviewer: potsmoke66 - - April 28, 2013
Subject: Ladies and Gentlemen...
if i ever have to show one how the dead sounded, i guess this will be my choice. it's one of my favorite shows, setlist is super, sound is vivid and now even better i feel (hard to tell on cheap headphones), first i thought it leaks a bit in bass, but it's fine. i don't mind the additional track cuts. i know most mp3 players can't handle them proper. you have two options to counter this.

1st buy a different player (ha, ha, i had ONE cheap korean brandless player who handled the prebuffering properly, if you like this from a branded one you pay a lot lot more. a small piece of software and you pay a lot more, grrr.... i also like classical music and always thought it's mean, mr.sony :( yeah, especially you, what a stupid idea to sort tracks only by title and give me no chance to sort by filename, i thought you like classical music mr.sony? how could one listen proper to that without prebuffering and sort by filename?)

2nd download it and join the tracks toghether to your longings. there exists free software which does the job quite good (i.e. mp3directcut).
Reviewer: Tidewater four ten O nine - - November 3, 2012
Subject: Get a life ............
rrschzw28 - I'm sure I'm not alone in being bored with the point you're trying to make.

Get it into your head that: it's history, it's been done, you can't change it afterwards, for FOOK's sake, it's like saying you think the Mona Lisa was painted the wrong way round ......... YOUR CONSTANT WHINING AIN'T GONNA CHANGE NOTHIN'.

If you really want to hear these 'pieces' uninterrupted without breaks, learn how to burn them onto CD and click the "No Gaps Between Tracks" button.

Learn to look past the end of your nose.

Get a life ...........

And give everyone else a fuckin' break from your constant whining.
Reviewer: rrschwz28 - - November 3, 2012
Subject: Jam?!
Thanks for breaking up Alligator/GDTR/Cold Rain & Snow even more with 'Drums' and 'Jam'; so instead of two interruptions we get four.

Drums? What possessed Billy? And a Jam? At a Dead show? Who woulda thunk?

Nothing personal, just trying to make a point.
Reviewer: barreramusic - - June 26, 2012
Subject: Greatness
What a show! Every song is excellent. Two that are different than any other renditions I've heard are New Minglewood Blues and Greatest Story. I really like the Hard to Handle and Drums. The entire show, especially set II, is phenomenal, really! Great transitions between many tunes...

Great sound quality, too.
Reviewer: IkeV - - May 29, 2012
Subject: A gem!
The sound quality on this one is fantastic. The show is amazing. Really catches the Dead during their transition from the blues band they were in the 60's to the band I grew up with. Great show!
Reviewer: rschwz28 - - September 9, 2011
Subject: years ago
About 38 years ago I bought a vinyl bootleg with this Minglewood, Second That Emotion and Cold Rain. Old friends...

Ron's organ is clear in this mix!
Reviewer: PigpenLives - - July 14, 2011
Subject: not an upgrade imho - just different src
Pretty good sq here but I still prefer 105925. It's a bit cleaner and has better levels. Sorry to spoil the love fest.
Reviewer: austin nyc - - July 5, 2011
Subject: INCREDIBLE
Title says it all.
Reviewer: Skobud - - July 4, 2011
Subject: Unbeatable new source
Great Job Charlie. The depth and clarity are incredible. This is the new 4/29 source. Better than anything else out there.
Reviewer: gsgrateful - - July 3, 2011
Subject: new best IA show
wow the sound is incredible , crowd noise at the appropriate times, cant think of a better sounding , as significant show here. thank you so much cm for the major upgrade , i thoroughly enjoyed my last 2.8 hours.
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